|4 Bedrooms||2 Bathrooms||4 Carparks|
With a scenic outlook over Darebin Parklands, this majestic home c1928 is full of yesteryear charm entwined with modern day comfort.
A large front porch featuring a magnificent framed arch leads inside to an impressive foyer.
The immediate impression is of sun-drenched living areas enhanced by timber floors, textured walls, high-ceilings and ornate stained-glass.
On the right is a fitted home office/study enhanced by stained-glass bay windows. Step through to a formal lounge room drenched in northerly light with a cosy woodfire; making way via french-doors to a dining room and a spacious family room. featuring an open fire and a raised ceiling with clerestory windows that drench the area in light.
A well-presented kitchen unites the living areas, equipped with a long breakfast bar, electric cooking appliances, a walk-in pantry and excellent storage.
The master bedroom at the front of the home leads through to a private walk-in robe and ensuite and adjacent laundry. The three spacious robed bedrooms upstairs have angular ceilings alongside a bright family bathroom. All have superb outlooks; the northern bedroom with spectacular views over Rockbeare Park environs and the city beyond.
Back downstairs, step outside to a well-kept backyard with an expansive grassed area and the wow-factor of a peaceful treed rear panorama. The pergola filters summer sunshine and enhances a paved alfresco zone and deck ideal for a morning coffee, a casual lunch or more elaborate gatherings with family and friends.
Finishing touches include an automated front gate, ducted heating and vacuuming, upstairs air conditioner, split system air conditioning, a guest powder room, ceiling fans, electric blinds and outdoor awnings, large storage shed, 5KW solar electricity, attic storage, under stairwell storage, a double carport and plenty of secure off-street parking.
In a prime location a short walk from Rockbeare Park and Darebin Train Station (thru walkway directly opposite), and minutes from Ivanhoe Village, the Yarra River, elite schools, golf courses, a wide selection of walking trails and local parks to enjoy, with swift access to Austin/Mercy Hospitals, Upper Heidelberg Road thriving cafes and shops and the Eastern Freeway for city commuters.